Warren County's Jesse Valone and Sarah Inman recently competed for Stroup's Gymnastics (N.Y.) at the Elmira (N.Y.) Spring Fling held in Horseheads, N.Y. Inman is a Level 2 and scored 8.35 on vault, 7.65 on bars, 8.25 on beam, 6.75 on floor and 31.0 all-around. Valone placed second on bars in the Diamond Xcel division with 7.60 and first on vault (8.95), beam (9.50), floor (9.35) and all-around (35.35).
Valone also competed at the Spring Graffiti Invitational March 22 and 23 in Lancaster, N.Y. and took first in every event, including vault (8.575), bars (8.00), beam (9.30), floor (9.35) and all-around (35.225).
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Members of Tremblay’s Fighting Arts in Association at Johnson’s Black Belt Academy, Joey Tremblay took second place in 145-to-161-pound class gi division and Aaron Johnson took third place in gi and no gi division heavyweight masters at the New York State Grappling Championships Saturday, April 12, in Fredonia, N.Y. From left are Johnson, Shihan Joseph Tremblay, chief instructor, and Joey Tremblay.
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Nicole Eckert , a member of Tigers After School Karate (TASK), was recently tested and promoted to Blue Belt in Kaneda Goshin Jutsu after she underwent an examination on her knowledge of Karate basics and self-defense techniques. The testing was conducted by Fighting Tigers Martial Arts Soke Master Instructor Kimio Nelson.
Youngsville High School graduate Corey Craig gave up three earned runs (six total) in five innings (71 pitches) in California University of Pa.'s 12-0 loss Sunday against Seton Hill.
Craig finished 4-5 with a 2.18 ERA in 53 2/3 innings, with nine walks and 18 strikeouts for Division II Cal U (25-22).
Youngsville High School graduate Amber Fox was 4-for-7 with four runs and a stolen base in Division III Pitt-Bradford's 5-0 and 10-2 women's softball sweep Monday of Alfred State. Pitt Bradford, 21-11 overall and 13-5 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference, entering the AMCC tourney at Penn State-Behrend as the fourth seed. UPB will play D'Youville at noon on Friday.
Fox has started 30 games at third and is the leadoff hitter for the Lady Panthers. She is hitting .370 with 34 hits in 92 at bats, 13 steals, 30 runs, three doubles, four triples and 15 RBI.
Jim Dombeck, Wayne Swanson and Dick Merenick each had the low gross of 41, and Joe Wilks had low net of 35 and Rod Seymour and Kenny Rowland right behind with 36 each, in the Monday Blueberry Senior League. Jon Carlson and Urban Bires had birdies.
Team scores: A&M Wells Service 26, Eagles Club 25, Warren Tire Center 24.5, Voty Insurance 23, Blueberry Pro Shop 22.5, American Legion 22.5, Alabaugh Radiators 20.5, Wellington Log Homes 20.5, RalphE's Pub 19.5, WACOPSE 19.5, Midtown Motors 17.5, Howe's True Value 17.5, Elks Club 17, KCS Energy 15, Jones Chevrolet 14, Ed Shults of Warren 12.5
The Corry at Warren track meet on Tuesday was postponed and will be made up at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at War Memorial Field.
The Titusville at Eisenhower softball game scheduled for Tuesday was postponed and will be made up at 4 p.m. Monday, May 5, at Eisenhower.
The Northwestern at Eisenhower baseball game originally scheduled for Tuesday was postponed and will be made up at 4 p.m. Wednesday at Werner Park.
The Youngsville at Iroquois softball game postponed on Tuesday will be made up on Thursday at Iroquois.
The Sheffield at DuBois Central Catholic doubleheader postponed on Tuesday has been rescheduled for 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, at DuBois CC.
The Warren at Fort LeBoeuf baseball game scheduled for Tuesday was postponed and rescheduled for 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Fort LeBoeuf. If that field is unplayable, the game may be switched to a 4 p.m. start in Warren.
Jr. high track
Here are results from the Corry at Youngsville junior high track meet Monday at Youngsville High School:
3200 relay: No teams
100 hurdles: 1. Naomi Swartzbaugh (Y) 19.02, 2. Dow (C), 3. Jocelyn Taydus (Y)
100: 1. Utley (C) 14.91, 2. Kayla Bubbenmoyer (Y), 3. Taydus (Y)
1600: 1. Stine (C) 6:47.87, 2. Orton (C), 3. Weis (C)
400: 1. Bubbenmoyer (Y) 1:13.65, 2. Edwards (C), 3. Madison Alekson (Y)
400 relay: 1. YOUNGSVILLE (Bubbenmoyer, Ellie McCluskey, Taydus, Alexis Fitzgerald) 1:00.78
300 hurdles: 1. Swartzbaugh (Y) 55.89, 2. Cooney (C), 3. Liller (C)
800: 1. Stine (C) 3:07.86, 2. Ahl (C), 3. Weis (C)
3200: 1. Stine (C) 16:09.31, 2. Orton (C)
1600 relay: 1. YOUNGSVILLE (Alekson, Bailey Leamon, McCluskey, Swartzbaugh) 5:37
High jump: 1. Swartzbaugh (Y) 4-0, 2. Dowell (C)
Long jump: 1. Erin Dunn (Y) 10-10, 1. Taylor Walters (Y) 10-10, 3. Megan Foley (Y)
Triple jump: 1. Walters (Y) 23-3, 2. Foley (Y), 3. Gwen Darling (Y)
Shot: 1. Utley (C) 30-9 1/2, 2. Rebekah Hogg (Y), 3. Lauren Crowther (Y)
Discus: 1. Utley (C) 81-5, 2. Hogg (Y), 3. Chelsey (C)
Javelin: 1. Hogg (Y) 65-10 1/2, 2. Crowther (Y), 3. Darling (Y)
3200 relay: 1. YOUNGSVILLE (Mic Fehlman, Ash Lindell, Brandon Victor, Braden Wilson) 11:52.98
110 hurdles: 1. Aaron Morris (Y) 20.11, 2. Slye (C), 3. Hayes (C)
100: 1. Gordon (C) 12.72, 2. Noah Meyers (Y), 3. McKinsey (C)
1600: 1. Mike Henry (Y) 5:21, 1. John Curtis (C) 5:21, 3. Hasbrouck (C)
400: 1. Harvey (C) 1:14.31, 2. Hayes (C), 3. David Tremblay (Y)
400 relay: 1. CORRY 53.34
300 hurdles: 1. Morris (Y) 49.99, 2. Slye (C), 3. Hayes (C)
800: 1. Henry (Y) 2:37.49, 2. Hasbrouck (C), 3. Victor (Y)
3200: 1. Curtis (C) 13:59.14, 2. Wilson (Y)
200: 1. Gordon (C) 26.92, 2. Dylan Burt (Y), Volk (C)
1600 relay: 1. CORRY 4:33.34
High jump: 1. Gordon (C) 5-0, 2. Morris (Y), 3. McCray (C)
Long jump: 1. McKinsey (C) 13-11, 2. Burt (Y), 3. Graves (C)
Triple jump: 1. Fehlman (Y) 23-8 1/2, 2. Victor (Y)
Shot: 1. Meyers (Y) 38-10, 2. Mason Benjamin (Y), 3. Buell (C)
Discus: 1. Buell (C) 102-10 1/2, 2. McCray (C), 3. Dean Proctor (Y)
Javelin: 1. Benjamin (Y) 96-0 1/2, 2. Jake McChesney (Y), 3. Ian Morse (Y)
Tim Lange "ran his best time of the season, by far," said Ike boys track coach David Bauer, when he finished first last Friday in the 110-meter hurdles at the 12-team Twin Tier Invitational track meet in 16.61 seconds. He was also second in the 300 hurdles.
Other Ike boys placewinners at the meet were:
Josh Eernisse, sixth 100; Bryon Braswell, seventh 100, sixth 200; Randy Buchanan fifth 400; Devin VanGuilder, sixth 1600, and fourth and qualifying for districts in 3200 in 10:42.73; Jason Adams, eighth 110 hurdles, and third 300 hurdles; 4x400 relay of Adams, Eernisse, Lange and Buchanan was third in 4x400 relay; Logan Eadie, Ben Morrison, Eernisse and Braswell fifth in 4x100 relay, and; Noah VanHouten, sixth in triple jump.
Eisenhower placed fifth as a team.